GCSE Maths Higher Papers

Here you will find all the free practice Higher GCSE maths papers and GCSE past papers.

GCSE Maths Higher

What can you expect from the GCSE maths higher papers

Each set contains three GCSE maths papers: Higher Paper 1 (non-calculator), Higher Paper 2 (calculator), Higher Paper 3 (calculator).

Exam questions are set out in the style of the specimen higher papers from the exam boards and include answers and mark schemes.

Sets 1a and 1b are based on the higher level GCSE mathematics advanced information 2022.

Sets 2 onwards (more to come) are predicted papers based on GCSE maths past papers and the higher tier specification for each board.

How to use these GCSE maths higher papers

Edexcel Maths Higher Papers: Set 1a

These specially created GCSE maths higher papers are an essential addition to your GCSE maths revision for the higher tier maths course of most exam boards including WJEC and the IGCSE.

They closely match the past GCSE maths papers provided by the AQA, Edexcel & OCR exam boards. All maths questions on the exam papers are created by current or former AQA, Edexcel and OCR examiners and expert maths teachers

Edexcel Maths Higher Papers: Set 1a

While the style and layout of these question papers will be familiar to students the content is new and unique.

Schools often use these GCSE maths higher papers for mock exams as the mark scheme and coverage (including topics like circle theorems, quadratics and histograms) enable you also to see individual gaps for each student.

Edexcel Maths Higher Papers: Set 1a

If you need further GCSE maths exam practice and preparation take a look at the free worksheets and revision resources available below.

As well as these higher level maths papers we also provide free foundation papers for those students aiming for grades 4 and below. 

For old spec papers and the AQA GCSE maths, OCR GCSE maths and Edexcel GCSE maths past papers follow these links:




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